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Fife

This article is about the area in Scotland. For other uses, see Fife (disambiguation).
Fife
Geography
Area:
- Total
- % Water
Ranked 13th
1,325 km²
? %
Admin HQ: Glenrothes
: GB-FIF
ONS code: 00QR
Demographics
Population:
- Total (April 29, 2001)
- Density
Ranked 3rd
349,429
264 / km²
Politics
Fife Council
http://www.fife.gov.uk
Control:  
MPs: Gordon Brown
Menzies Campbell
John MacDougall
Lewis Moonie
Rachel Squire
Traditional Fife
Fife is a unitary council region of Scotland situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth. It was originally one of the Pictish kingdoms and is still known as the Kingdom of Fife. It is also a traditional county of Scotland, and a Lieutenancy Area.

From 1975 to 1996 Fife had the districts Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy, North-East Fife. Since 1996 the functions of these district council have been exercised by Fife Council.

Towns and villages

Places of Interest See also In William Shakespeare's play Macbeth, the Thane of Fife is Macduff.


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